Carved Timber Bird Sculpture
Carved timber bird sculpture by Maria Orsto of Tiwi Design.
ABOUT THE ARTIST:
Tiwi Design is one of the oldest and most artistically diverse art centres in Australia. The art centre produces ochre paintings on canvas and bark, ironwood carvings, screen printed fabrics, ceramics, bronze and glass sculptures as well as limited edition prints. Its aim is to promote, preserve and enrich Tiwi culture.
Tiwi Design is located at Nguiu on the south eastern corner of Bathurst Island. Nguiu has a population of approximately 1500. Bathurst Island has a land area of 2,200 square kilometres and is 80 kilometres north of Darwin in the Northern Territory, Australia.
Birds are listed Left to Right as A,B,C,D,E
Dimensions (Height): A - 150mm, B - 120mm, C - 140mm, D - 130mm. E - 170mm
Weight: A - 150g, B - 140g, C - 180g, D - 90g, E - 110g
Care Instructions: Wipe with a soft cloth
Due to the handmade nature of the products dimensions may vary on individual pieces.
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Handmade in Australia.